Beyond Courage

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Beyond Courage
Written by Doreen Rappaport
Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 0763669288
ISBN-13: 9780763669287
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Beyond Courage
The Untold Story of Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust

author: Doreen Rappaport

Through meticulously researched accounts — some chronicled in book form for the first time — Doreen Rappaport illuminates the defiance of tens of thousands of Jews across eleven Nazi-occupied countries during World War II. In answer to the genocidal madness that was Hitler’s Holocaust, the only response they could abide was resistance, and their greatest weapons were courage, ingenuity, the will to survive, and the resolve to save others or to die trying.
Back matter includes a pronunciation guide, a list of important dates, source notes, a bibliography, a bibliography by chapter, and an index.

"The very model of excellence in nonfiction. . . . An astonishing and inspiring survey. . . . A necessary, exemplary book." — Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
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isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763669288 / 9780763669287
on sale date:
01/2014
type/format:
Illustrated Middle-grade Non-Fiction / Paperback
age range:
10 yrs and up
# of pages/size:
240 / 8 1/2" x 9 3/4"
grade range:
Grade 5 and up
 
subjects:
Biography & Autobiography; History; Social Issues;
author’s comments:
Doreen Rappaport is the author of numerous award-winning nonfiction books for young readers. Beyond Courage, her most ambitious project to date, took five years to research and write. She lives in upstate New York.
illustrator’s comments:
Illustrated with photos and reproductions, maps and diagrams.
 
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